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Understanding the Job Market


Course Overview

This course enables you to navigate the current job market and determine the significance of preparing for an employment career in a healthy competitive spirit through a data-informed and well-balanced perspective. .

We will start your journey by analyzing the trends of the current job market and discussing the in-demand skills and selection processes in the 21st-century workspace. .

What You Will Learn

At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • define the job market
  • recognize methods and criteria being used by employers in evaluating applicants
  • examine the different in-demand skills in the current job market

Course Content

Week 1: The Job Market

3 Videos | 2 Activities

3 Videos

  • Welcome to the course!
  • Let’s define the job market!
  • Common Selection Criteria Used by Employers

2 Activities

  • Recall Activity
  • Exit Assessment

Week 2: Important Career Skills to Enhance Employability

4 Videos | 2 Activities

4 Videos

  • Technical and Soft Skills
  • The 21st Century Skills
  • Understanding the Digital Skills Gap
  • Key Takeaways

2 Activities

  • Recall Activity
  • Exit Assessment
  1. Course Number

  2. Classes Start

  3. Estimated Effort

    1 hr./week (2 hours)
  4. Price